The Consul

A political dissident in a European totalitarian country flees the authorities but tells his wife that he will not leave the country until she, his mother, and child are safely out.
  • Book: Gian-Carlo Menotti
  • Music: Gian-Carlo Menotti
  • Lyrics: Gian-Carlo Menotti
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Clarence Derwent Award
1950 Most Promising Female Performer Winner
New York Drama Critics' Circle
1950 Best Musical Winner
Outer Critics Circle
1950 Outstanding Musical Winner
Tony Award
1951 Conductor and Musical Director Winner